PH112 - Physics II

Winter Term 2016

 General Information

Instructor:    Galen C. Duree Jr., PhD

Office:    Room DL102                       Phone:    872-6025                                 Box:    182

Office Hours:    9:15 AM - 11:00 AM  M T R  &   4:30 PM - 5:15 PM  M T  F

 Goal: The development of an understanding of rotational motion, torque, mechanical equilibrium, periodic motion, waves, interference, basic electrostatics, capacitors, current, resistors, and simple circuits.
 Text: University Physics, 14th edition, Hugh Young and Roger Freedman (2016)
 Exams: There will be four examinations (December 20, January 17, February 2, and February 16).  The highest three scores will be used to determine the exam grade.
 Grades: The final grade will be determined as follows: Homework – 20%  (Unless you choose NOT to do any of the homework!) Exams – 45%  (If you do not turn in homework, this will be 65%!) Laboratory – 15% Final Exam – 20% You must pass the laboratory in order to pass the course!
 Grading Scale 93% + A 86% - 92% B+ 80% - 85% B 75% - 79% C+ 70% - 74% C 65% - 69% D+ 60% - 64% D 0% - 59% F

 Syllabus

The final exam for this class is scheduled to start at 8 AM on Monday, February 20, 2017 in room O103.

The following is a rough outline of the material that will be covered in the class sessions:

PH112-10: The Mastering Physics Course ID is MPDUREE17387 and the ZIP code for the school is 47803.

The PH112 Final Exam Equation Sheet for this year!

The PH112 Final Exam - from last year!

Date Material Assignment
Monday, November 28, 2016   L Introduction, Chapter 9    Chapter 9A:  Q6, 1, 2, 5, 8
Tuesday, November 29, 2016   L Chapter 9    Chapter 9B:  Q21, 9, 13, 16, 24
Thursday, December 1, 2016   L Chapter 9   Chapter 9C:  Q3, 10, 11, 23, 26
Friday, December 2, 2016   L Chapter 10   Chapter 10A:  Q1, 1, 2, 4, 9
Monday, December 5, 2016 Chapter 10/9   Chapter 10B: 11, 13, 15; from Chapter 9: 28, 43
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 Chapter 10/9   Chapter 10C:  8, 10, 62, 65
Thursday, December 8, 2016 Chapter 10/9   Chapter 10D: 16, 29, 31; from Chapter 9: 36, 76, 77
Friday, December 9, 2016 Chapter 10  Chapter 10E:  17, 20, 21, 27, 28
Monday, December 12, 2016   L Chapter 10  Chapter 10F:  Q14, 35, 36, 37
Extra Credit: 39

Tuesday, December 13, 2016   L Chapter 10/11  Chapter 10G:  Q22, 44, 45, 47, 48

Extra Credit: 77

Thursday, December 15, 2016   L Chapter 11   Chapter 11:  Q1, 11, 13, 14, 18, 44
Extra Credit:  90
Friday, December 16, 2016   L No Class
Monday, December 19, 2016 Chapter 11   Practice Problems - Set A   (No Homework - In-Class Work )
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 Exam #1 Turn in homework set 11 and Practice Problems - Set A

Christmas Break

December 22 - January 4

No Class
Thursday, January 5, 2017 Chapter 14   Chapter 14A:  Q1, 4, 7, 13, 19, 20, 21
Friday, January 6, 2017 Chapter 14   Chapter 14B:  Q11, 24, 25, 29, 35, 38, 50
Extra Credit:  Q19, 59, 61, 62, 63  Due Monday, Jan. 16, 2017
Monday, January 9, 2017  L Chapter 14/15   Chapter 15A:  Q5, 6, 8, 15, 19
Tuesday, January 10, 2017  L Chapter 15   Chapter 15B:  Q10, 22, 28, 35
Thursday, January 12, 2017 L Chapter 15   Chapter 15C:  Q16, 12, 16, 39, 40, 64
Friday, January 13, 2017  L Chapter 15   Practice Problems - Set B   (No Homework - In-Class Work )
Monday, January 16, 2017 Chapter 21   Chapter 21A:  Q5, 6, 19, 38, 45
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 Exam #2   Turn in homework sets 15B, 15C, and Practice Problems - Set B
Thursday, January 19, 2017 Chapter 21  Chapter 21B:  Q12, 49, 51, 52, 87
Friday, January 20, 2017 Chapter 22   Chapter 22A:  Q1, 1, 3, 6, 8
Monday, January 23, 2017   L Chapter 22   Chapter 22B:  Q5, 14, 17, 19, 21  Extra Credit:  45
Tuesday, January 24, 2017   L Chapter 23   Chapter 23A:  Q1, 5, 13, 15, 19
Thursday, January 26, 2017   L Chapter 23   Chapter 23B:  Q4, 26, 27, 32, 69
Friday, January 27, 2017   L Chapter 24   Chapter 24A:  Q1, 1, 3, 5, 16
Monday, January 30, 2017 Chapter 24   Chapter 24B:  Q6, 17, 21, 26, 51, 53
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 Chapter 24   Practice Problems - Set B (No Homework - In-Class Work)
Thursday, February 2, 2017 Exam #3  Turn in homework sets 22A, 22B, 23A, 23B, 24A, 24B, and Practice Problems - Set C
Friday, February 3, 2017 Chapter 25   Chapter 25A:  Q1, 2, 3, 10, 51
Monday, February 6, 2017   L Chapter 25   Chapter 25B:  Q14, Q15, 23, 26, 29, 35, 47
Tuesday, February 7, 2017   L Chapter 26
Dr. Western
Chapter 26A:  Q1, 11, 15, 16, 17
Thursday, February 9, 2017   L Chapter 26
Dr. Western
Chapter 26B:  Q21, 39, 41, 48, 51
Friday, February 10, 2017   L No Class   Chapter 26C:  Q4, 24, 26, 27, 29
Monday, February 13, 2017 Chapter 26   No new assignment!
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 Chapter 26   Turn in homework sets 25A, 25B, 26A, 26B, 26C, and Practice Problems - Set D
Thursday, February 16, 2017 Exam #4
Friday, February 17, 2017 No Class   Review for Final Exam

Modified  February 19, 2017 by Galen C. Duree Jr.